Quick answer
"Oh" is an interjection which is often translated as "oh", and "how beautiful" is an interjection which is often translated as "qué hermoso". Learn more about the difference between "oh" and "how beautiful" below.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1. (used to express surprise)
a. oh
Did you know there were going to be fireworks tonight? - Oh? No, I didn't.¿Sabías que iba a haber fuegos artificiales esta noche? - ¡Oh! No, no lo sabía.
b. vaya
Oh! What a pleasant surprise to see you here!¡Vaya! ¡Qué sorpresa tan agradable verte aquí!
c. ah
Oh! I get it now. The TV won't turn on because it's not plugged in!¡Ah! Ya entendí. ¡La tele no se enciende porque no está enchufada!
2. (used to express pain)
a. ay
Oh! That's hot.¡Ay! Eso está caliente.
3. (used to call attention)
a. eh
Oh, sir, you're stepping on my shoe!¡Eh, señor! Me está pisando.
4. (used to express disbelief)
a. en serio
Oh? You're going to be the master of ceremonies?¿En serio? ¿Vas a ser el maestro de ceremonias?
b. no me digas
Oh, you have got to be kidding. Steve's going out with Melanie again?¡No me digas! Debe ser una broma. ¿Steve está saliendo de nuevo con Melanie?
c. de veras
Oh? You won the gold medal?¿De veras? ¿Ganaste la medalla de oro?
5. (used to express dismay)
a. ay
Oh! Shut up! That is disgusting!¡Ay! ¡Cállate! ¡Eso es asqueroso!
6. (used to elicit further information)
a. ah, sí
I'm leaving early today. - Oh?Hoy salgo temprano. - ¿Ah, sí?
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how beautiful
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1. (used to acknowledge remarkable beauty)
a. qué hermoso
I love your drawing! How beautiful!¡Me encanta tu dibujo! ¡Qué hermoso!
b. qué precioso
I never met your baby before. How beautiful she is!No había conocido a tu bebé. ¡Qué preciosa es!
c. qué bello
I love your golden bracelet. How beautiful!Me encanta tu pulsera de oro. ¡Qué bella!
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
2. (the extent of someone or something's beauty)
a. lo hermoso
I'd forgotten how beautiful that dress was.Olvidé de lo hermoso que era ese vestido.
b. lo precioso
Everyone was admiring how beautiful the story was.Todo el mundo estaba admirando lo precioso que era el cuento.
c. lo bello
When you see how beautiful the suit is, you see that it's worth the money.Cuando ves lo bello que es el traje, te das que vale lo que cuesta.
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